Cockatoos (Cacatuidae)

White Cockatoo (Cacatua alba) - HBW 4, p. 278

French: Cacatoès blanc German: Weißhaubenkakadu Spanish: Cacatúa Blanca
Other common names: Umbrella/White-crested Cockatoo

Taxonomy: Psittacus albus P. L. S. Müller, 1776, Moluccas.
Alternative genus name Kakatoe now obsolete; official suppression proposed. Forms superspecies with C. moluccensis. Monotypic.

Distribution: N Moluccas, on Halmahera, Bacan, Ternate, Tidore, Kasiruta and Mandioli. Specimens from Obi and Bisa thought to have been escapes.